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2008 (USA) See more »
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Art. Ambition. Poppy seed cake.
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A young working class Baltimore man spends 10 years on a single portrait, believing it is his means to fame and fortune... See more » | Full synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)
Billy Pappas ... Himself (also archive footage: home movies)
Larry Link ... Himself - Architect
Cookie Pappas ... Herself
Bill Schulte ... Himself
Ben Schapiro ... Himself
Jeff Grutkowski ... Himself - Friend
Stephanie Panos Link ... Herself
Jim Pappas ... Himself - Billy's Father (also archive footage: home movies)
Lawrence Weschler ... Himself
Charlie Scheips ... Himself
Gary Vikan ... Himself - Museum Director (as Dr. Gary Vikan)
René Sterner ... Himself - Billy's Administrator (as Brother Rene Sterner)
Gerneen Pappas ... Herself (also archive footage)
Will Pappas ... Himself
Neil Rhodes ... Himself
Jimmy Pappas ... Himself
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jill Adams ... Herself

Fred Astaire ... Himself (archive footage)

George W. Bush ... Himself - President of the United States (archive footage)

Bill Clinton ... Himself - President of the United States (archive footage)

Doris Day ... Herself (archive footage)
Gordon Edes ... Himself - Boston Globe (archive sound)

Al Gore ... Himself - Vice-President of the United States (archive footage)

Jimi Hendrix ... Himself (archive footage)

David Hockney ... Himself - Rockstar Artist (archive footage)

Leslie Howard ... Sir Percy Blakeney / The Scarlet Pimpernel (archive footage: "The Scarlet Pimpernel" [1934])

Raymond Massey ... Chauvelin (archive footage: "The Scarlet Pimpernel" [1934])
Timothy McVeigh ... Himself (archive footage)

Marilyn Monroe ... Herself (archive footage)

Mother Teresa ... Herself (archive footage)

Jack Nicholson ... Himself (archive footage)

Pope John Paul II ... Himself - Pope (archive footage)

Elvis Presley ... Himself (archive footage)

Princess Diana ... Herself - Princess of Wales (archive footage)

Christopher Reeve ... Himself (archive footage)

O.J. Simpson ... Himself (archive footage)

Martha Stewart ... Herself (archive footage)

Elizabeth Taylor ... Herself (archive footage)

Pete Townshend ... Himself (archive footage)

The Who ... Themselves (archive footage)

Directed by
Julie Checkoway 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Julie Checkoway  writer
Neal Checkoway  writer
Chris A. Peterson  writer

Produced by
Julie Checkoway .... producer
Neal Checkoway .... producer
Rachel Cohen .... producer
Geralyn White Dreyfous .... producer
Jana Edelbaum .... producer
Andrew Herwitz .... associate producer
Lesli Klainberg .... consulting producer
Gregory Lessans .... consulting producer (as Greg Lessans)
Michael Lesser .... executive producer
Meredith Lavitt Williams .... associate producer
 
Cinematography by
Hugh Burruss 
Richard Chisolm  (as Richard Chisholm)
Buddy Squires 
 
Film Editing by
Chris A. Peterson 
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Steve Lickteig .... assistant director
 
Sound Department
David Bach .... dialogue supervisor
William Britt .... sound mixer
Dwayne Dell .... sound recordist
Robin Hilton .... sound recordist
Ken King .... sound recordist
Wayne Lemmer .... sound designer
Alexander Pugh .... assistant sound editor (as Alex Pugh)
Dennis Towns .... sound recordist
Derek Vanderhorst .... re-recording mixer (as Derek Van Der Horst)
Derek Vanderhorst .... sound editor (as Derek Van Der Horst)
John Zecca .... sound recordist
 
Visual Effects by
Dan Wilken .... visual effects
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Ulli Bonnekamp .... additional cinematography
Patrick Crockart .... additional cinematography
J.B. Letchinger .... additional cinematography
Steve Lickteig .... additional cinematography
Maureen Martin .... additional cinematography
Allen Moore .... additional cinematography
Randy Price .... additional cinematography
 
Editorial Department
Bianca Aldworth .... post-production assistant
John Bosco .... additional editor
Ryan Dalley .... on-line editor
Tara Davies .... additional editor
Barbara Gray .... post-production assistant
Alex Haworth .... assistant editor
Hannah Long .... additional editor
Dan Wilken .... digital colorist
Dan Wilken .... on-line editor
David Zieff .... story consultant
 
Music Department
Gwen Bethel .... music supervisor (as Gwen Riley)
Tracy McKnight .... music consultant
Lee Thomsen .... music consultant
 
Other crew
Shelly Becker .... source: still images
John Beckman .... source: still images: VP, Public Affairs, NYU
Matt Braunsdorf .... assistant to Ms. Edelbaum and Ms. Cohen
Peter Broderick .... distribution consultant
Valerie Burnett .... archival research
Michael Donaldson .... special clearance counsel: Donaldson and Hart
Howard Ehrenfeld .... source: still images
Roger Farrington .... source: still images
Liz Ferris .... transcription services
Barbara Gregson .... archival research
Marie Hall .... transcription services
Lee Hammond .... source: still images
Sung Han .... post production assistant
Stephanie Panos Link .... source: still images (as Stephanie Panos-Link)
Patrick Lombardo .... assistant to Ms. Edelbaum and Ms. Cohen (as Pat Lombardo)
Hannah Long .... post production assistant
Alex Mangum .... transcription services
Charles Meeks .... source: still images
Libby Mitchell .... archival research
Billy Pappas .... source: still images
Cookie Pappas .... source: archival footage
Cookie Pappas .... source: still images
Jim Pappas .... source: archival footage
Jim Pappas .... source: still images
Jon Roemer .... source: still images: NYU Photo Bureau
Valerie Swartz .... post production assistant
Tierna Unroh-Enos .... post production assistant
Don Usner .... source: still images
Gary Vikan .... source: still images (as Dr. Gary Vikan)
Kurt Wolfgang .... transcription services
 
Thanks
Abbey Achs .... grateful thanks
Steve Achs .... grateful thanks
Jill Adams .... grateful thanks
Tyler Adams .... grateful thanks
Lucy Adcock .... grateful thanks
Jay Allison .... special thanks
John Anderson .... grateful thanks
Kim Apley .... grateful thanks
Diana Barrett .... grateful thanks
Diana Barrett .... very special thanks
Julie Barrett .... grateful thanks
Trish Battastin .... grateful thanks
Michelle Bayer .... grateful thanks
Mandy Beeler .... grateful thanks
Darci Berg .... grateful thanks
Andy Bitting .... grateful thanks
Nathan Bitting .... grateful thanks
Sylvia Bitting .... grateful thanks
Ann Blinkhorn .... grateful thanks
Naomi Boxer .... grateful thanks
Dick Bray .... grateful thanks
Reta Bray .... grateful thanks
Peter Broderick .... special thanks
Betsy Broun .... grateful thanks
Jayne Burke .... grateful thanks
Caitlyn Cary .... grateful thanks
Bob Chappell .... grateful thanks
Beverly Checkoway .... grateful thanks
Dan Checkoway .... grateful thanks
Jen Checkoway .... grateful thanks
Karen Checkoway .... grateful thanks
Shellie Checkoway .... grateful thanks
Steve Checkoway .... grateful thanks
Curtis Civin .... grateful thanks
Nancy Civin .... grateful thanks
Eileen Cope .... grateful thanks
Monée Cottman .... grateful thanks
Cindy Cox .... grateful thanks
Liz Cox .... grateful thanks
Toby Cox .... grateful thanks
Tom Cox .... grateful thanks
Craig Cropper .... grateful thanks
Mark Dalton .... grateful thanks
Craig Denton .... grateful thanks
James Devitt .... grateful thanks
Jed Dietz .... grateful thanks
Michael Donaldson .... special thanks (as Michael C. Donaldson)
Paul Durham .... grateful thanks
Ginnie Eitel .... grateful thanks
Peter Esko .... grateful thanks
Middleton Evans .... grateful thanks
Leeza Evensen .... grateful thanks
Charles Falco .... grateful thanks (as Dr. Charles Falco)
Pappas Family .... grateful thanks
Melinda Florsheim .... grateful thanks
Paul Florsheim .... grateful thanks
Randy Fortenberry .... grateful thanks
Sharon Fortenberry .... grateful thanks
Felice Frankel .... grateful thanks (as Dr. Felice Frankel)
Brad Fuller .... grateful thanks
Bill Fulton .... grateful thanks
Genéa Gaudet .... grateful thanks
Sandra Goldman .... grateful thanks
Chuck Googe .... grateful thanks
Brian Greenlee .... grateful thanks
Mark Grutkowski .... grateful thanks
Rebecca Grutkowski .... grateful thanks
John Hafter .... grateful thanks
Becky Hall .... grateful thanks
Dave Hall .... grateful thanks
Matt Harvey .... grateful thanks
Jann Haworth .... grateful thanks
Vali Heist .... grateful thanks
Lucille Hesse .... grateful thanks
Liam Hesselbein .... grateful thanks
Kelly Heuston .... grateful thanks
Adam Hirsch .... grateful thanks
Jessica Hobbs .... grateful thanks
David Hockney .... very special thanks
Robert Hoffman .... grateful thanks (as Dr. Robert Hoffman)
Ryan Hoglund .... grateful thanks
Jason Hollander .... grateful thanks
Rachel Hoover .... grateful thanks
Ted Hope .... grateful thanks
Tim Horchak .... grateful thanks
Steve Hussa .... grateful thanks
Linda Jensen .... grateful thanks
Jennifer Jordan .... grateful thanks
Matthew Kaplan .... grateful thanks
Jonathan Karp .... grateful thanks
Ross Kauffman .... grateful thanks
Ross Kauffman .... special thanks
Robert Kelly .... grateful thanks
Cheryl Knauer .... grateful thanks
Francesca Kress .... grateful thanks
Karen Kuhlman .... grateful thanks
Lyda Kuth .... grateful thanks
Jenn Lanchart .... grateful thanks
Evelyn Landa .... grateful thanks
Phil Landa .... grateful thanks
Meredith Lavit .... grateful thanks
Dylan Leiner .... grateful thanks
Stephanie Panos Link .... grateful thanks (as Stephanie Panos-Link)
Laura Lippman .... grateful thanks
Janet Lloyd .... grateful thanks
Jack Logan .... grateful thanks
Mark V. Lord .... grateful thanks
Shannon Madden .... grateful thanks
Josh Mailman .... grateful thanks
Riva Marker .... grateful thanks
Tamara Mateus .... grateful thanks
John Mayberry .... grateful thanks
Jeritza McCarter .... grateful thanks
Darin McDaniel .... grateful thanks
Joyce McNulty .... grateful thanks
Muffy Mead-Ferro .... grateful thanks
Sean P. Means .... grateful thanks (as Sean Means)
Robert Messinger .... grateful thanks
Jill Miller .... grateful thanks
Mark Moskowitz .... grateful thanks
Mark Moskowitz .... special thanks
Davia Nelson .... grateful thanks
Davia Nelson .... special thanks
Tim Nelson .... grateful thanks
Robert Newman .... grateful thanks (as Dr. Robert Newman)
Jessica Norrie .... grateful thanks
Marty Nylborn .... grateful thanks
Emily Ockey .... grateful thanks
Matt Ockey .... grateful thanks
Randall J. Olson .... grateful thanks (as Dr. Randall J. Olson)
Alex Orlovsky .... grateful thanks
Dennis Owens .... grateful thanks
Sunmin Park .... grateful thanks
Kody Partridge .... grateful thanks
Michael E. Phillips .... grateful thanks
Edna Pogue .... grateful thanks
Jim Pogue .... grateful thanks
Stephen Popernik .... grateful thanks
Randy Price .... grateful thanks
Lucy Puryear .... grateful thanks (as Lucy J. Puryear)
Carlos Reyes .... grateful thanks
Jeff Rhoads .... grateful thanks
Neil Rhoads .... grateful thanks
Ned Rifkin .... grateful thanks
Rachel Ringheimer .... grateful thanks
Cynthia Roberts .... grateful thanks
David Rose .... grateful thanks
Eileen Rose .... grateful thanks
Brant Rumble .... grateful thanks
Gail Sanders .... grateful thanks
Christa Schrott .... grateful thanks
Teresa Seeley .... grateful thanks
Jaime Severino .... grateful thanks
Tod Sheller .... grateful thanks
Paula Silver .... grateful thanks
Al Smith .... grateful thanks
Daren Smith .... grateful thanks
Stephen Smith .... grateful thanks
Alan Sparrow .... grateful thanks
Nancy Sparrow .... grateful thanks
Jamie Spragins .... grateful thanks
Parker Stanberry .... grateful thanks
Jefferson Steele .... grateful thanks
Patrick Stirling .... grateful thanks
Doug Stone .... grateful thanks
Kim Strong .... grateful thanks
Rana Stuberg .... grateful thanks
Tom Sullivan .... grateful thanks
Jim Swartz .... grateful thanks
Susan Swartz .... grateful thanks
Milton Tabbot .... grateful thanks
Mark Thistel .... grateful thanks
Abby Thomsen .... special thanks for waiting for Waiting for Hockney
Lee Thomsen .... special thanks for waiting for Waiting for Hockney
Sophia Thomsen .... special thanks for waiting for Waiting for Hockney
Kim Tishler .... grateful thanks
Rebekah Touma .... grateful thanks
Gina Troia .... grateful thanks
Ashley Vischak .... grateful thanks
Susan Waters-Eller .... grateful thanks
Anne Watson .... grateful thanks
Deara Weaver .... grateful thanks
Powell Weaver .... grateful thanks
Mark Weiler .... grateful thanks
Marty Wekser .... grateful thanks
Lawrence Weschler .... grateful thanks
Laura Wexler .... grateful thanks
Kevin White .... grateful thanks
Kelly Wilson .... grateful thanks
Kevin Wong .... grateful thanks
Winnie Wong .... grateful thanks
Michael Yei .... grateful thanks
Janet Zampieri .... grateful thanks
Daniel Zelman .... grateful thanks
 

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80 min
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
By the end of the filming, Pappas was still storing his drawing in the basement of his parents' Baltimore home.See more »
Quotes:
Billy Pappas:There were no down moments in this thing... everything is hit it hard, like... my life depends on it. Let's let everything go to hell, except excellence... excellence at any cost.See more »
Soundtrack:
Follow Me NowSee more »

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